Re: Regression: device-mapper cannot open devices with identicaluuids anymore

From: Milan Broz
Date: Tue Sep 01 2009 - 07:54:21 EST

Mario 'BitKoenig' Holbe wrote:
> Hello,
> somewhere between 2.6.26 and 2.6.30 device-mapper stopped being able to
> open multiple devices with the same UUID:

This is not related to kernel at all.

cryptsetup since 1.0.7 just started to set UUID for device and kernel
device-mapper never allowed device with the same UUID.

(also for workaround, next version will have --disable-uuid option)


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